The IOM Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok, Thailand invites students and graduates to apply for the Regional Migration Policy Intern position

The IOM Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok, Thailand invites students and graduates to apply for the Regional Migration Policy Intern (Ref. Code: ROC-2015-02) position. Applications are accepted until January 9, 2015. Get more details here. Get application form here.

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Dr. Avishek Datta, Assistant Professor, delivered a Lecture at the Irrigation Technology Center, Bago City, Myanmar on 04 September 2014

Dr. Avishek Datta, Assistant Professor, Agricultural Systems and Engineering, SERD, AIT delivered a lecture on the topic “Wetlands: Types, Functions and Importance” during 04–05 September 2014 at the Irrigation Technology Center, Bago City, Myanmar. The lecture was delivered at the Workshop organized under the Project on “Capacity building for Moeyingyi wetland conservation in Myanmar in…

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AIT faculty members co-author book on Managing Water Resources

Three AIT faculty, Dr. Sangam Shrestha, Dr. Anil K. Anal, and Dr. Abdul Salam have coauthored a book on “Managing Water Resources under Climate Uncertainty: Examples from Asia and Europe.” The book, published by Springer Publications was launched during the World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden in September 2014. Michael Jarraud, Secretary General of World…

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UNESCO-IHE holds joint workshop with AIT on Sustainable Water and Environment Management

Three in four nations in the Asia-Pacific face water security issues, and educational and research institutions can play an important role in contributing towards better water sustainability and environmental management. This was the underlying theme of the day-long workshop organized by UNESCO-Institute for Water Education (UNESCO-IHE) and the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on 9…

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Dr.Rajendra Shrestha, Associate Professor visited Royal University of Phnom Penh on 27-29 November

Dr. Rajendra Shrestha, Associate professor visited Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP), Vietnam and met with Head and Lecturers of Department of Natural Resources Management and Development on 27-29 November, 2014. The objective of this meeting was to explore the academic collaboration between RUPP and SERD. He met Dr Seak Sophat, Head of Department of…

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Training on Tilapia Hatchery and Grow-out Technology – December 1-12, 2014 by Aqua-Centre of SERD/AIT

Aqua-Centre of SERD/AIT trained eight participants; Bangladesh (1), Pakistan (1), Myanmar (1), Fiji (1), Kiribati (3) and Vanuatu (1). This is the second group from South Pacific Community (SPC) island nations trained in tilapia farming at AIT. The first group of about 10 professionals was trained in October 2013. The other three participants from Bangladesh,…

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Keynote Speech by Prof. Yamamoto at 4th IWA Regional Conference on Membrane Technology Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (03-06 December, 2014)

Professor Kazuo Yamamoto, AIT’s Vice President for Resources Development gave a keynote speech at the IWA Regional conference on Membrane Technology 2014 entitled “Membrane bioreactor: Its diversity in biomasswater management”. The conference serves as an international platform for exchange of knowledge and experiences between water professionals from academics and industry about the latest development and…

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